Australia’s regulators do not want to see finance sectors upended the way Uber and Airbnb have done for others.

Australian computer scientists have helped create a 360-degree virtual dive tour of Iceland’s oldest shipwreck.

Researchers have opened a new avenue to quantum computing with a breakthrough experiment: a large-scale quantum processor made entirely of light.

The body in charge of NAPLAN has given itself a pass mark, despite problems plaguing the move to online testing.

The Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science 2019 winners have been announced.

ASIO wants more funding to help it meet demand for advice on spying and foreign interference.

Queensland researchers have devised a new experiment linking an Einstein-devised paradox to quantum mechanics.

Australia’s top universities could be helping develop mass surveillance and military technologies for China.

The ACCC says it will examine the affordability of basic NBN products.

Chinese scientists have unveiled a new 500 megapixel ‘super camera’ that can spot a single person among tens of thousands.

Experts say liquid metal catalysts could be key to capturing carbon and cleaning up pollutants, and they can even be created in the kitchen.

The Victorian Government has admitted Fujitsu pulled out of its Latrobe hi-tech education precinct project before last year's state election.

Some outstanding Australians have been recognised for contributions to science.

The Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to three scientists for their work in developing lithium-ion batteries.

The Perth Mint is selling a new cryptocurrency backed by real gold.

Australian researchers have created the world’s first comprehensive national-scale map of marine habitats.

The telecommunications watchdog has backed the idea of an ombudsman for digital platforms.

Migration groups warn that outsourcing the visa platform is a disaster in waiting.

School-based sex education programs may not be keeping up with technology, experts say.

Social media app TikTok has banned paid political adverts on its platform.

A paralysed man has used a four-limb exoskeleton controlled by his brain to walk once more.

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